Lumsden has unveiled its designs for the retail, cafe and restaurant offering at the new V&A Dundee. Designed by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma, the £80 million landmark building will open on 15 September 2018. V&A Dundee will be Scotland’s first design museum and the only V&A museum in the world outside London.
Lipsy’s Manchester concession in Next at the Arndale Centre has been given a glamorous sophisticated makeover by creative agency Dalziel & Pow. The store design evokes a classic Art Deco hotel lobby with its bold geometry and gilded finishes, white marble and pale pink velvets in an evolution of Lipsy’s ‘Luxe’ retail concept.
COS has opened its North West regional flagship store at the entrance to Liverpool ONE’s Peter’s Lane. The retailer has transformed a former historic warehouse to create the store, which brings the brand’s modern, functional and considered design for men and women to the North West for the first time.
A-list couturier Giambattista Valli is the latest fashion brand to launch a UK flagship on Sloane Street in London. The two-storey boutique at 29 Sloane Street spans 232 sq m, showcasing the fashion house's designer collections including the Oscar-worthy evening gowns he is famous fo, alongside accessories, jewellery and newly launched activewear.
Following the opening of its debut store in London's Duke of York Square in November, online retailer Boden has opened its second store at Westfield London's new extension in White City. The store boast an eclectic heritage-infused concept designed by Dalziel & Pow.